Bagonza Alexander, stage name A PASS was born on December 21, 1989 in Kampala, Uganda.
A Pass has enjoyed tremendous success on both the Reggae and Dancehall music charts. He is highly versatile, with a wide range of vocal ability and doesn’t limit himself to one genre. A Pass grew up in Kampala, where he was raised by his father and mother, and began singing in church as a child. His vocal talent was noticed since his humble beginnings.
A Pass was inspired to become a musician by the songs he used to listen to in his father’s car, A Pass’s parents and friends have been the source of his motivation in pursuing his musical ambitions. However, it was in High School that his love for music was developed and nurtured. He recorded his first song “Proud to be saved” at the age of 14, and his next song “Love is a beautiful thing” at the age of 19. Since he has never turned back and has been quietly recording and archiving this music. He released his first 22 track album Nva Kampala” in 2016.